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Horticulture 2 Unit A: Leadership
Program Components Objective: Develop leadership qualities through participation in the small animal instructional program
Components of the Program Supervised Agricultural Experience –explore interest –gain work experience Classroom Instruction Laboratory Instruction FFA Student Organization
Club or Student Organization Develops Citizenship & Leadership Communication –Developed through CDE public speaking creed (freshmen only) agriculture sales poultry, dairy and livestock oral reasons parliamentary procedures
FFA Student Organization This class develops Leadership, so what is Leadership?
What is Leadership? Lead and inspire people. Don't try to manage and manipulate people. Inventories can be managed but people must be lead. - Ross Perot Leadership has a harder job to do than just choose sides. It must bring sides together. - Jesse Jackson
What is Leadership? The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to where they have not been. - Henry Kissinger Where there is no vision, the people perish. - Proverbs 29:18 Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. - Abraham Lincoln
Leadership Qualities Objective: Identify leadership qualities desired by the small animal industry
Leadership Qualities Integrity –Honesty Courage –Willing to go forward under difficult circumstances Management –Using people, resources, process to reach a goal
Leadership Qualities Unselfishness –Placing the desires and welfare of others above yourself Loyalty –Reliable support for an individual, group or cause Enthusiasm –Energy to do a job and the inspiration to encourage others
Leadership Qualities Plan –Able top think through, determine procedures Knowledge –Awareness, understanding Tact –Enjoying and doing the right thing without offending
Leadership Defined Leadership is influence- the ability to obtain followers. - John C. Maxwell
Public Speaking Objective: Describe the major types of speeches and the variables to be considered when presenting speeches.
Parts of a Good Speech Introduction Body Conclusion
Types of Speeches To inform To persuade To integrate –introductions –welcome speeches
Things to consider... Purpose –why are you giving the speech Analyze the audience Occasion Content Composition
Delivery Voice –pitch –quality –articulation –pronunciation over pronounce each word –force may the force be with you
Delivery Stage presence –appearance –poise –attitude always positive –confidence but not over confident –personality –posture
Delivery Power of expression –fluency –sincerity –emphasis –directness –conveyance of thought and meaning
Delivery Response to questions –accurately –ability to think quickly –If you can not answer a question: That is an interesting question, however, I am not sure of the answer at this time.
Delivery General effect –interesting –understandable –convincing –pleasing –holds attention
Conducting a Business Meeting Objective: Analyze the role of Roberts Rules of Order in conducting a business meeting
Conducting A Business Meeting Objective –Analyze the role that Roberts Rules of Order plays in the orderly conduct of business
What is Parliamentary Procedure? Parliamentary procedure is a systematic way of organizing meetings. Parliamentary procedure is governed by Roberts Rules of Order.
Parliamentary Law Roberts Rule of Order –Rules for conducting a meeting –Assures that all sides are treated fairly and that everyone has the opportunity to discuss and vote
Parliamentary Law Main Objective: –Focus on one item at a time –Extend courtesy to everyone –Observe the rule of the majority –Ensure the rights of the minority
Methods of Voting Voice Rising Secret Ballot Roll Call
Voting Single majority –one vote more than 50% of the votes cast Two-thirds majority –2/3 of the members must be for the motion –usually used when the rights of the members are limited
Voting Quorum –number of members required to conduct business
Gavel Symbol of authority Meaning of the taps –1 tap means to be seated –2 taps means the meeting is called to order –3 taps means that members should stand –Series of taps be quite and orderly
Table of Motions Privileged Incidental Subsidiary Unclassified
The Gavel The president uses the gavel to control aspects of the meeting. The number of taps determines the meaning.
Presiding Officer Chapter FFA President Must be fair and impartial Must relinquish the chair when the president desires to discuss business
Main Motion Used to get group approval for a new project or some other course of action Wording: I move NOT I make a motion
Main Motion Requires second Debatable Amendable Majority vote required Can be reconsidered
Amendments Used to change a main motion 3 ways to amend: addition, substitution, striking out Wording: I move to amend the motion
Amendments Requires second Debatable Amendable Majority vote required Can be reconsidered
Adjourn Used to end a meeting Wording: I move to adjourn
Adjourn Cannot be debated Cannot be amended Cannot be reconsidered Requires second Requires majority vote
Appeal Changes a decision made by the chair Wording: I appeal the decision of the chair
Appeal Requires a second Debatable Can be reconsidered Not amendable Majority vote required
Point of Order Used when one believes a parliamentary error has been made Wording: I rise to a point of order
Point of order Not debatable Amendable Does not require second Cannot be reconsidered No vote required
Division of the House Calls for a counted vote Wording: I call for a division of the house.
Division of the House Not debatable Amendable Does not require second Cannot be reconsidered No vote required
Lay on the table To postpone a motion to the next meeting Motion must be taken from the table at the next meeting to be discussed Wording: I move to lay this motion on the table
Lay on the table Requires second Not debatable Not amendable Cannot be reconsidered Majority vote
Previous question Used to stop debate and vote Wording: I move to previous question
Previous question Second required Not debatable Not amendable Can be reconsidered before vote 2/3 vote required
Refer to committee Used to gain more information on a motion before voting Wording: I move to refer this motion to a committee to report at our next meeting.
Refer to committee Second required Debatable Amendable Can be reconsidered Majority vote